Rev. Gabriel Scarfia, OFM
Professor of Systematic Theology
The Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium, degrees conferred 1982 (Dissertation subject: The Role of Faith Within the Sacraments
According to St. Bonaventure [Louvain,1972])
S.T.L. The Catholic University of America, 1965
S.T.B. The Catholic University of America, 1964
M.A. St. Bonaventure University, 1964
B.A. St. Bonaventure University, 1960
Catholic Theological Society of America
College Theology Society
Société Théologique de Louvain
Principal Fields of Interests
Fr. Scarfia's major areas of concentration include ecclesiology, fundamental theology, Christology,
theology of creation & grace, history of doctrine, and the general theology
of the sacraments.
Member, East Aurora Ministerium
Editorial Associate, Franciscan Studies
"The Role of the Church's Faith Within the Sacramental Theology of Bonaventure," Franciscan Studies 39(1979) 206-29.
"Sacramenta fidei: Faith's Role Within the Sacraments According to Saint Bonaventure," Franziskanische Studien 70(1988) 235-309.
Reviews have appeared in New Theology Review,
Pastoral Life, The Cord, and Theological Studies.